Ohio Obituary Index

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How to Order Obituaries from the Holmes County District Public Library

The charge is $5.00 for each person's obituary (obituaries, if more than one for one person).
Make a list of the name and the citation - newspaper name or abbreviation, date, page, column.
Mail with check made out to "Holmes County District Public Library" for amount - (number of obits X $5.00):

Genealogy Department
Holmes County District Public Library
3102 Glen Dr.
Millersburg, OH 44654
The HCDPL staff will mail you the copies of the obits as soon as they can get to them. The turnaround time will depend on the amount of traffic this web service generates.

Of course, it is always possible for the researcher to visit the Holmes County District Public Library in person and make copies of the obituaries needed for $.15 each. For information about hours and location, visit the web site at

Holmes County District Public Library has only Holmes County newspapers. For other newspapers listed in the Obituary Index, check the List of Newspapers under "Location" to verify which library owns the newspaper microfilm at http://www.rbhayes.org/hayes/index/list.asp.

HCDPL Contact Person:
Kimberli Hiller
[email protected]
Phone: (330) 674-5972
Fax: (330) 674-1938